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Early 32in Frame Saw.
This saw has every appearance of being quite early- all of the metal hardware has a distinctive hand-forged look to it. It holds a 32in blade that's in poor condition, but looks every bit original to the frame. It's a well made saw in a simple, utilitarian pattern. If you swap out the blade it could be used, otherwise it's a nice addition to a collection of early tools
$90
Item Number s569
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Very Good User-Grade Stanley no. 4 Smooth Plane.
This is a solid working no. 4, a type 8/9 from ca. 1900-1908. It has a slightly later blade with the notched Stanley logo. The blade is near full length and has no pitting on the back. The rosewood knob and tote have been refinished and there is a very tight, near invisible crack in the tote. The adjusters are precise and smooth. It's a solid user for someone who wants to put a plane to work.
$35
Item Number p599
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Solid User-Grade Stanley no.3 Small Smooth Plane.
This plane is a type 18, made in the couple of years right after WWII when there were still some supply shortages. It has painted hardwood knob and tote, but the frog screw is back, as is all the brass. It's in very good working order, and retains almost all of its japanning. The biggest cosmetic flaw is missing finish on the knob and tote, a common flaw in this era's planes. The blade has lots of length left, and no pitting, just some light discoloration. It's going to be a fantastic worker no doubt.
$40
Item Number p595
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Scarce Millers Falls no. 15 Heavy Jack Plane.
This is the Millers Fall version of the Stanley 5 1/2 heavy jack. It's a massive plane with a 2 1/4in iron. It's one of the least common Millers Falls bench planes to find, and the first I've been able to sell. It's in very good condition and completely usable. There is minor finish loss on the knob and tote and the usual small dings and scratches you'd expect to see from a plane that's been used a bit. It has perhaps 99% original japanning on the bed. The adjusters work fine and the blade is in great condition as shown in the photos. A great working example of this scarce plane
$65
Item Number p588
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Stanley no. 78 SW Era Rabbet and Fillister Plane.
This is a perfectly usable, early example of this useful plane. It dates to the ca. 1900 based on the B casting mark and the early circular Stanley logo on the blade. . It's complete and sound with the original depth stop, nicker, and depth stop.. All three blades of the nicker have good life left in them. The blade is long and has no pitting. The original finish is 95% or better .. The bare parts have some even, honest patina. This is a fantastic working plane to use to make rabbets both with and across the grain.
$55
Item Number op374
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Good Stanley no. 80 Scraper. .
This is a decent, well-used example of the very useful no. 80 scraper. It's been used a great deal, but there is no damag,e just the usual dings and scratches you'd expect. The blade is shorted, but still remains in usable condition with a decent bevel and no pitting. This one dates to the ca. 1920-30 Sweetheart era. It'll work well, being such a simple tool, even if it isn't the prettiest.
$35
Item Number op369
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Stanley 78 Rabbet and Fillister Plane.
This plane has blue paint, but will be a sound worker I assure you. It's in clean, excellent working order. It's a great plane to use while cutting rabbets both with and across the grain. All parts are present and the nicker irons have no wear.
$45
Item Number op365
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Very Good Tyzak 1 1/4in Skew Rabbet.
This plane has seen a bit of use but not much. The blade is slightly out of square with the sole, but a quick grind will fix that up in no time. The blade is exceptionally clean and has a lot of length left in it. The body is clean and free of damage. It's a solid user skew rabbet in a very convenient size.
$30
Item Number mp1602
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Excellent Griffiths, Norwich 1/2in Skewed Rabbet Plane.
This is a dead straight, perfectly usable small rabbet in excellent condition. It has very little wear, a tight mouth, and a perfectly straight sole. It's so rare to find a small rabbet like this without any warp or twist I'll say it for a third time- the sole is dead straight. The blade is perfect. It will be a wonderful user in a handy small size.
$50
Item Number mp1598
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Massive, Exceptional Atkin & Son Quirk Ogee Molding Plane.
This is a near-crown molding scale quirk ogee in exceptional condition. The profile is 2 1/4in wide by 1in deep. The boxed quirk is sharp and dead straight. The massive blade has not one single bit of pitting. It's clean and shows minimal use. It's a great example to add to a collection or put to use.
$90
Item Number mp1584
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Excellent 3/4in Flat Ovolo by Lund, London.
This is a classic British sash molder that would be a useful plane to put a simple flat ovolo edge decoration on a tabletop, shelf edge, box top, etc. It'sIt was made by I. London in london sometime in the first third of the 19th century. The plane is clean and sound with only minimal wear. It's aged to a lovely deep golden honest patina. The blade is clean and has no pitting at all. It's sharp, bedded at cabinet pitch, and has lots of length left. It's a slightly larger profile than is usually found. It should be an excellent worker without much work at all getting it honed and running.
$50
Item Number mp1581
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Gorgeous British Flat Ogee Molding Plane.
This is a 5/8in wide by 3/8in flat ogee molder. It was originally intended as a sash plane but will work very well to decorate the edge of any shelf, table top, box lid, etc. It's an easy plane to use with its wide fence and depth stop. The blade is in excellent condition without any pitting at all. The body is free of damage and has acquired a dark, honest patina from age and light use. There is no maker's mark I can discern, the number of owners' marks have obscured it. It's undoubtedly British. It should be an excellent worker.
$45
Item Number mp1578
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5/8in Flat Ovolo by Griffiths, NorwichT.
This is a decent, usable flat ovolo made by Griffiths. It's clearly seen a lot of use but remains in usable condition today. The mouth is still tight and the blade has lots of life left. It's bedded at cabinet pitch and has no pitting at all. It's a handy small profile to use on any edge to break a corner and add some interest. This is a usable plane without much effort involved tuning it.
$40
Item Number mp1548
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Interesting L&IJ White Fenced Ogee Molding PLane.
This is a new design to me- it's a 3/4in square ogee with a nice long fence and no depth stop. The end is marked 3/4. It's in very good condition overall with a very clean, sharp blade completely free of pitting. It looks completely usable and is an interesting configuration.
$35
Item Number mp1534
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Millers Falls no. 227 Butt Marking Gauge.
This gauge is in very good condition in its original box. It's used for marking butt mortises for doors, or general mortise layout. A scarce tool to find in its original packaging like this one.
$25
Item Number mml1666
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Bridge City 4in Rosewood Infill Dovetail Saddle Square .
This is a new, unused Bridge City Tool in its original box. This tool has been discontinued by BC and is no longer available to order. It has a beautiful rosewood inlay on the square's stock.
$170
Item Number mml1663
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Big Starrett 12in Outside Caliper.
This Starrett caliper is in excellent condition with a few blemished but no rust or pitting. It works perfectly. I use them for gauging lathe work but they are infinitely useful to have onhand.
$25
Item Number mml1629
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8in Inside Calipers.
These calipers were made for Craftsman, likely by Union or one of the larger machinist toolmakers. They are in excellent working order
$10
Item Number mml1619
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Athol Machine Co. 5in Outside Caliper.
This is a clean, usable caliper made in the early 20th century.
$10
Item Number mml1617
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Starrett 1-2in Mocrometer.
This is a good usable example that works perfectly. It has one patch of discoloration but is otherwise excellent.
$15
Item Number mml1614
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Starrett no. 575 0-1in Screw Thread Micrometer .
This mic has a pointed spindle and double V anvil to contact the screw thread. IT's in excellent to near-mint condition and works perfectly. It's marked V & U.S. St'd 14 to 20P. $250+ if bought new..
$45
Item Number mml1532
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Unmarked 8in Try and Mitre Square.
This is a very nice try and mitre square with a rosewood stock and blued steel blade. It's completely unmarked and in excellent working condition.
$24
Item Number mml1459
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Bridge City Tools TM-1 Tenonmaker.
This top quality Bridge City tool is in absolutel new, unused condition in its original packaging. List price is $95.00
$85
Item Number m1342
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Early Hand-Forge Planing Stop.
This is completely unmarked and appears hand-forged
$25
Item Number m1299
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Otter Solingen, Germany Timber Scribe.
. This is a modern timber scribe or race knife with exotic wood scales. It's in nearly new condition. It is used to mark trees and logs.
$30
Item Number m1298
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Excellent Millers Falls no. 2 Medium Eggbeater Hand Drill.
This model dates to right around 1930. It has the idler pinion and Millers Falls mark on the crank arm, with the frame reinforcing bit. It's clean and crisp and retains the at least half of the paint on the gear and body. The cocobolo hollow handle has no damage and almost all original finish. The color and grain is spectacular. Its action is perfectly smooth with no noise or slop. The chuck works perfectly. This is a perfect general-purpose hand drill for medium to light duty. It's a great working example ready to put to use.
$60
Item Number d839
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Buck Brothers 1 1/4in Crank-Neck Paring Gouge.
This crank-neck patternmaker's gouge has an incannell bevel used for fine paring. It measures over 14in overall It has a deep sweep which is uncommon to find in these larger sizes. The blade is exceptionally clean with no pitting at all on the back and a nice shape, clean bevel. The handle is original and has no damage. It's a great addition to a collection of patternmaker's gouges, and a great example to put to use.
$35
Item Number c1609
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Early Hand-Forged 1/2in Socket Mortise Chisel.
This is a nice elar y forged socket chisel with a clearly laminated blade. It is marked with a partial maker's mark D.O.Mxxxx Cast Steel. The back is clean and flat, completely free of pitting. It's perfectly usable and spears to be quite early.
$32
Item Number c1598
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Otis A Smith Catalog Reprint.
This small catalog contains Smith's full line of revolvers, auger bits, and planes. It is in excellent condition with no damage.
$5
Item Number b519
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Stanley 1872 Catalog Reprint.
This 50 page catalog is in excellent condition with no damage. It contains Ken Roberts history of STanley and biography of Leonard Bailey. It's a great reference.
$15
Item Number b517
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Lufkin 1905 Catalog Reprint.
This 110 page reprint of the original 1920 catalog is in excellent condition. It features Lufkin's full line of rules and tapes. It's a good reference book to have in your library.
$10
Item Number b464
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Excellent Keen Kutter 1in Bench Chisel.
This is a 1q2in long bevel-Edge socket bench chisel made for the EC Simmons company and branded with the Keen Kutter logo. There is no pitting at all on the back. It's in excellent condition all around.
$25
Item Number c1613
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Excellent Millers Falls no. 2 Medium Eggbeater Hand Drill.
This model dates to right around 1939. It has the idler gear, Greenfield mark on the crank arm, and a gorgeous tropical hardwood handle and crank. It has nearly perfect finish ona ll of the wood. The main gear has 99% + original paint. The main body has at least 95%. Its action is perfectly smooth with no noise or slop. Te chuck works perfectly. The hollow handle retains some of its original fluted bits. It's an exceptional working example ready to put to use.
$70
Item Number d836
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Nice British Slitting Gauge.
This is a classic British slitting gauge with a knife at one end to mark clean, crisp lines across the grain. The blade is held in place with a brass wedge. The head has brass wear strips and a boxwood thumbscrew to hold it in place perfectly still It's seen a lot of use but still has a lot of life in it. It has no real damage, just the usual wear and tear you'd expect. I think it's a classy, nicely patinated old tool that works perfectly.
$35
Item Number mml1670
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Unusual Greenslade Ovolo, Fillet, and Astragal Molding Plane.
I don't recall seeing this profile before. It';s surely original and unmodified. The plane has minimal use and is in excellent condition. The profile it cuts is 2 1/4in wide by 1/2in deep. The blade has no pitting and is bedded at cabinet pitch. It's usable and a great example of this unusual profile.
$75
Item Number mp1587
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Stanley no. 112 Scraper Plane.
This is a good, working example. The plane is clean, the tote free of damage. It has its original blade. The knob has an early repair which is stable and won't affect use. A solid user at a reasonable price.
$100
Item Number op352
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Stanley no. 78 SW Era Rabbet and Fillister Plane.
This is a perfectly usable, very good example of this useful plane. It dates to the ca. 1920-30 Sweethart era, Stanley's heyday. It's complete and sound with the original depth stop, nicker, and fence. All three blades of the nicker have good life left in them. The blade is long and has no pitting. The original finish is nearly perfect. The bare parts have some even, honest patina. This is a fantastic working plane to use to make rabbets both with and across the grain.
$65
Item Number op371
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Very Good Working Stanley no. 18 SW Era Block Plane.
. This is a great user-grade, clean no. 18 with the nickel-plated knuckle joint cap. It has a nice clean body with all original japanning. There is some slight nickel loss but it's not too bad. The blade is clean, honed, and sharp with zero pitting on the back. The adjusters and mouth work fine. It should be a great general-purpose block plane to use.
$30
Item Number op376
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Lie-Nielsen 5 1/2 Heavy Jack Plane.
This plane is in nearly new condition and has no wear or damage. $375 list price new today.
$300
Item Number p571
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Exceptional Stanley no. 3C Small Smooth Plane.
This plane is the cleanest type 18 I've found- it was made in the few short years after WWII before normal production resumed. It has all of the brass you'd expect to see along with the frog adjusting screw. The tote and knob are still painted hardwood, not rosewood. Most unusually, this example retains all of its original paint. These are almost always found missing some or all original black paint. The adjusters work perfectly and the blade is dead perfect and may be completely unused. A fantastic worker.
$60
Item Number p597
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Excellent Stanley no. 4c Smooth Plane.
This is a type 8/9 made ca. 1900-18 It has a gorgeous rosewood knob and tote with no damage at all. The original japanning is 98% or better. The sides and sole are exceptionally clean without a speck of rust or pitting. The The blade is full length and per perfect. The rosewood knob and tote have no damage and almost all original finish. The adjusters are precise and smooth. Its blade is near full length and free of pitting, just some minor discoloration here and there. It should be a perfect user and is a gorgeous plane to boot.
$50
Item Number p602
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Lie-Nielsen Dovetail Saw.
This straight handled dovetail saw has a 10in blade with 14PPI crosscut. The handle is nicely figured maple. The blade has some discoloration but is straight and sharp, ready to work. It's been used very little, if at all.
$50
Item Number s554
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Disston 10in no. 4 Backsaw.
This is a nice working example from ca. 1896-1917. The plate is free of pitting and dead straight. While it isn't sharp, it cuts well, tracking evenly and sawing smoothly. The plate has some minor discoloration but the etch is there. The apple handle has a tight check through the second screw. It's sound and secure, and the handle is otherwise nearly perfect. It'll be a fantastic user backsaw once sharpened up. It certainly won't take more than a filing- all of the teeth are in good shape.
$50
Item Number s575
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